Survey of Larval and Post-Larval Fin-Fish in Aransas and Corpus Christi Channels and in the Inshore Gulf of Mexico - Analysis of Populations of Sports and Commercial Fin-Fish and of Factors Which Affect These Populations in the Coastal Bays of Texas


Adult fish spawn in the Gulf, with the young moving into the bays to mature. Most young fish remain close to the bottom. The period of cold or falling temperature was the spawning time for the fish studied.


8 pages; available for download at the link below.


Corpus Christi Channel, Aransas Channel, fish spawn, fish population, life cycle